Echinodermata, Muschelkalk, Recoaro (Triassic of Italy)

Where: Veneto, Italy (45.7° N, 11.2° E: paleocoordinates 5.8° N, 22.8° E)

• coordinate based on nearby landmark

• outcrop-level geographic resolution

When: Muschelkalk Group, Anisian (247.2 - 242.0 Ma)

• formation-level stratigraphic resolution

Environment/lithology: deep subtidal; lithified limestone

Size class: macrofossils

Primary reference: C. Crema. 1895. Addizioni agli echinodermi del Muschelkalk di Recoardo. Atti del Istituto Veneto di Scienze 54:854-861 [L. Villier/L. Villier]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 79547: authorized by Loic Villier, entered by Loic Villier on 12.03.2008

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Taxonomic list

Ophiuroidea
 Amphilepidida - Ophiolepididae
"Acroura granulata" = Aplocoma granulata
"Acroura granulata" = Aplocoma granulata Benecke 1868 brittle star
 Ophiurida - Ophiuridae
"Aspidura italica" = Aspiduriella italica
"Aspidura italica" = Aspiduriella italica Crema 1895 brittle star
Crinoidea
 Encrinida - Dadocrinidae
Dadocrinus gracilis, "Apiocrinus recubariensis n. sp." = Dadocrinus recubariensis
Dadocrinus gracilis von Buch 1845 Sea lily
"Apiocrinus recubariensis n. sp." = Dadocrinus recubariensis Crema 1896 Sea lily